Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
541 AM EST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   02/28/1918
 LOW                    02/05/1996
                        02/08/1936
                        02/28/1934
HIGHEST            78   02/12                         69
LOWEST             19   02/04                          9
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.4              49.3    11.1     46.6
AVG. MINIMUM     36.3              29.8     6.5     30.3
MEAN             48.3              39.6     8.7     38.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               1.2    -1.2        5
DAYS MIN <= 32     11              17.4    -6.4       16
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.00   1998
 MINIMUM         0.51   1938
TOTALS           0.54              2.89   -2.35     5.24
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.10   -0.08     0.18
DAYS >= .01         6               9.4    -3.4       11
DAYS >= .10         3               5.6    -2.6        7
DAYS >= .50         0               1.9    -1.9        5
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.18                               1.82

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T                                8.5
DAYS >= TRACE       1                                 10
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        T                                7.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     460               713    -253      761
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/300    DATE  02/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/300    DATE  02/12

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     51

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      0

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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